Judiciary

Legal Ethics

Ex-judge gives up law license after taking plea in federal bribery case over jury verdict

White-Collar Crime

Former state supreme court judge mails court-ordered apology letters

Judiciary

Courthouse workers build nesting box on 5th-floor ledge after peregrine falcon eggs fall off edge

U.S. Supreme Court

Ginsburg makes Time’s list of most influential people; Scalia explains why

Trials & Litigation

US Supreme Court’s chief justice shows up for jury duty

Criminal Justice

Municipal judge who resigned after bounced bar-dues checks is now accused of client extortion

White-Collar Crime

Ex-judge accused of accepting bribes from lawyer takes plea; expected to get 2 years in prison

Legal Ethics

Offended by victim-impact statement, judge comments on Facebook; is it an ethics violation?

Criminal Justice

Warned not to drive home after DWI conviction, man does and is charged with drunken driving

Judiciary

10-year sentence for child sodomy leads to recall effort for judge who imposed it

Law in Popular Culture

Should female justices be recognized with an ice cream flavor by Ben & Jerry’s?

Judiciary

Wisconsin chief justice sues over voter-approved measure that could demote her

Criminal Justice

Man’s false claims to have placed bombs in federal courthouse get him 6 years

Court Security

Judge indicted in federal firearms case is suspended without pay

Criminal Justice

Man who punched sister’s accused killer in court is held in contempt and fined $100

Trials & Litigation

Federal prosecutor and ATF agent sidelined after affair comes to light; 3 new trials granted so far

Criminal Justice

Judge is accused of illegal gun sales; government seeks forfeiture of 51 weapons

Court Security

Feds amp up prosecution of those accused in third U.S. Supreme Court protest in little over a year

Judiciary

Healthy newborn enters the world in busy courthouse hallway

Trials & Litigation

US Courts: Federal litigants face record civil-case backlog due to shortage of judges